Cul"ti*va`tor (k?l"t?-v?`t?r), n.
[Cf. F. cultivateur.]
1. One who cultivates; as, a
cultivator of the soil; a cultivator of
2. An agricultural implement used in the
tillage of growing crops, to loosen the surface of the earth and
kill the weeds; esp., a triangular frame set with small shares,
drawn by a horse and by handles.
&fist; In a broader signification it includes any complex
implement for pulverizing or stirring the surface of the soil, as
harrows, grubbers, horse hoes, etc.